Even as a boy growing up during the 1980s in South Philadelphia, Jonathan Dalin felt drawn to Catholic priesthood.
Then came high school, and his sense of religious vocation was "drowned out by the noise of the world," he recalled last week.
The Rev. James St. George will not be returning to teach religion as an adjunct professor at Chestnut Hill College, according to a settlement between the gay priest and the school announced Monday.
SCRANTON - Show up late, even by a minute, to one of the Rev. Joseph F. Sica's Sunday services at Mercy Hospital here and expect to stand out in the hall.
Under a new Delaware law nearly unique in the nation, a 55-year-old man filed suit yesterday against a priest, a parish, and the Diocese of Wilmington for sexual assaults he alleges took place more than 40 years ago.
Put the CD-ROM into the computer and you're greeted by images of stained glass, heavenly music, and two video screens.